Menu

Drug Addiction Facts

  • Meth is a white, odorless powder which easily dissolves in water or alcohol.
  • Like heroin, morphine, and other opioid drugs, fentanyl binds to opioid receptors which are highly concentrated in areas of the brain that control pain and emotions.
  • When abused, prescription stimulants can increase brain dopamine in a manner that is similar to other drugs of abuse such as methamphetamine, which in turn raises the risk of addiction.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

Drug Treatment Help Request

Fill out the form below and a counselor will get back with you to help you locate a drug addiction treatment program.

100% Confidential.

Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services can be obtained in a number of settings along with different rehab lengths and plans to suit the various demands of clients with any sort of and amount of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being included in many insurance plans, there's no need to put off receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who desires it.

Detoxification

Detoxification from drugs is really a course of action which can be made considerably more manageable and safely supervised when in a proper detox or drug treatment facility. Often detoxification isn't risk free, and even with the best of intentions individuals who proceed through detoxification by themselves in order to get sober could actually be putting their own health as well as their lives in danger. It is always better to seek out detoxification solutions inside a professional program to avoid such risks as well as have a smooth transition from detoxification to treatment at a top quality drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services in terms of level of care, for the reason that individual can preserve their lifestyle in many ways with no commitment of having to remain in a rehabilitation facility while undergoing rehab services. Even if this may appear ideal it might not provide the required change of atmosphere than many individuals in rehab require to experience a successful rehab.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women not only need assistance from a high quality rehab for their own health and wellbeing but in addition for the wellbeing of the unborn baby or for the kid they have delivered who must be appropriately taken care of while they become rehabilitated and as a result capable of being a much better mother. Rehabilitation opportunities exist which offer them in addition to their child with sufficient healthcare services whilst ensuring they obtain the treatment they require to become abstinent and be able to remain this way in order to be the best mother they can be.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when a person's insurance won't cover the total cost of rehab or will only cover part of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but people actually have a much more leverage due to the fact they can select whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehab centers will often provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to help them get into treatment.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation facilities will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present some other type of private medical insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term treatment in a limited amount of programs, and in this instance individuals may choose to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they can to pay for a more quality rehab center which will get better results, say for example a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation program.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug rehabilitation if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't a possibility. If a person doesn't have private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they may qualify for state insurance, they should consult their Social Services office in their area to figure out if they are and then fill out an application. The majority of state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but generally only within the state which provides the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans generally cover some form of drug rehabilitation service which range from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol treatment programs. Individuals might have to participate in a drug rehabilitation program that is within their network of providers and there could be other restrictions for example the amount of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent center they prefer and meet with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance covers it.

  • ACER LLC
    ACER LLC is an Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    2321 North Hullen Street
    Metairie, LA. 70001

    If you would like to contact ACER LLC, you can reach them at 504-941-7580.

    ACER LLC offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Outpatient, Pregnant/Postpartum Women
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance